Chemical Engineer

Chemical Engineer
Apply engineering principles and knowledge of chemistry to develop and improve chemical processes and products. May design equipment for manufacturing chemicals and products such as plastics, detergents, synthetic rubber and drugs. May be involved in determining safe practices for workers and the environment. Often work in laboratories and processing plants.

Holand Code

IR

Field/Cluster:

Engineering, Architecture, Science and Mathematics

Future Jobs Avail:

OK

Education Level:

4

Job Growth (%)

6

Annual Job Opening

2400

Lowest 10% Salary ($)

64890

Median Salary ($)

104910

Highest 90% Salary ($)

169770
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